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Svetozar Gligoric vs Fridrik Olafsson
Hastings (1956/57), Hastings ENG, rd 9, Jan-05
Russian Game: Modern Attack. Center Variation (C43)  ·  1-0

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Dec-01-02  Sylvester: Is it over after 19. g4 or is 21. Rc6 the winning move?
Dec-01-02  pawntificator: I don't think it was a winning move in this case but a losing move, 23...fxg4
Dec-01-02  Sylvester: Gligoric seems to agree, he says the last hope lies in the exchange sacrifice 23...Re6 24. Rxd7 Rxd7 25. Bxf5.
Dec-02-02  PVS: Was this a tournament game?
Dec-02-02  Sylvester: Yes, it was at Hastings 1956/57.
Dec-02-02  PVS: Thank you for the answer, and thank you for sharing Gligoric's new game collection with us.
Dec-02-02  Kenneth Sterling: Poor Olafsson. He stood up to the Soviets over the issue of Korchnoi's family when he was president of FIDE, so they destroyed him.

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